President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday promised that his administration would make sure that all Nigerians have entry to inexpensive, productive and equitable health care solutions without having the danger of impoverishment.
Buhari gave the assurance even though getting the report on, ‘‘Funding Universal Health care Delivery in Nigeria’’ by the Senior Executive Program 41 of the Nationwide Institute for Plan and Strategic Research (NIPSS), Kuru at the Presidential Villa, Abuja and was contained in a statement signed and forwarded to Day-to-day Submit by his spokesperson, Femi Adesina.
The President also directed applicable businesses of authorities to evaluate the submission and make sure its integration into ongoing guidelines and programmes.
He recalled that in late 2018 he had authorised the review theme for the 2019 Senior Govt Training course due to the fact of his desire to handle the troubles in the country’s well being supply system and make improvements to the wellbeing of the citizens.
”Nigeria is a signatory to United Nations Sustainable Enhancement Ambitions and is fully commited to accomplishing Universal Wellness Coverage aspirations by 2030.
”This government is unrelenting in its determination to guaranteeing that all Nigerians have accessibility to very affordable, economical, and equitable healthcare products and services without the need of the hazard of impoverishment.
”Your findings and suggestions are pretty progressive and handy. I, consequently, commend the Administration, Personnel, and Members of Senior Government Course 41 for this report.
”I guarantee you that the Ministry of Overall health and all applicable agencies will be directed to review this submission and assure its integration into our ongoing guidelines and programmes,” he said.
The President also used the situation to congratulate the Board, Management and Team of the National Institute on its 40th anniversary.
He noted that the Institute, in spite of its funding challenges, has credibly discharged its responsibilities as the nation’s apex multi-disciplinary consider-tank.
Assuring the Board, Administration and Employees of NIPSS of his continuous assist, President Buhari mentioned what ever worries they had would be tackled correctly.
The President also congratulated the participants of the Senior Executive System on productively finishing the method, felicitating with them in progress of their formal graduation ceremony in Kuru.
Previously in his remarks, the Director-Basic, NIPSS, Professor Habu Galadima, stated in discovering the topic, the individuals, for the duration of the 10-thirty day period time period of the program, engaged in sequence of lectures and seminars, brainstorming sessions, as very well as study excursions, both of those domestic and worldwide, with a watch to getting apparent views on funding universal healthcare supply in Nigeria.
Galadima said: ”I can inform Mr President confidently that this Report is a merchandise of complete and painstaking engagement with applicable stakeholders and crucial investigation of the concerns and problems in funding common health care delivery in Nigeria.
“It is our prayer that the authorities will adopt several of the usable suggestions as part of the ongoing endeavours at generating healthcare accessible and affordable to all citizens.”
The Senior Executive Course 41 had 66 members.